(1) Kramnik,V (2807) - Topalov,V (2743) [B82]
Amber Blindfold Monte Carlo MNC (2), 16.03.2003



1.e4 c5 2.Nf3 e6 3.d4 cxd4 4.Nxd4 Nc6 5.Nc3 d6 6.Be3 Nf6 7.f4 a6 8.Qf3 Qc7 9.0-0-0 Bd7 10.Nb3 Rc8 11.Kb1 b5 12.Bd3 Nb4 13.g4 Bc6 14.g5 Nd7 15.Qf2 g6 16.Rhf1 Bg7 17.f5 Ne5 18.Bb6 Qd7
[ 18...Nbxd3 19.cxd3 Qb8 ]

19.Be2 Qb7 20.Na5 Qb8 21.f6 Bf8 22.a3 Nxc2 23.Kxc2 Bxe4+ 24.Kb3 Ba8
[ 24...Rxc3+ 25.bxc3 Nd7 26.Be3 Qd8 ]

25.Ba7 Qc7 26.Qb6 Qxb6 27.Bxb6 h6 28.Nxb5
[ 28.h4 hxg5 29.hxg5 Rh3 ]

28...Kd7
[ 28...axb5 29.Bxb5+ Nd7 30.Rc1 Rc5 31.Rxc5 dxc5 32.Nc6 Nxb6 33.Ne5+ Kd8 34.Nxf7+ ]

29.Bd4 Bd5+ 30.Ka4 axb5+ 31.Bxb5+ Bc6 32.Bxe5 Bxb5+ 33.Kxb5 Rc5+ 34.Kb6 Rxe5 35.Rc1 Rxa5 36.Rc7+ Kd8 37.Rfc1 Rc5
[ 37...Ra8 38.Kb7 ]

38.R1xc5 dxc5 39.Kc6 1-0